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  • Chinese Students’ Writing in English

    Implications from a corpus-driven study, 1st Edition

    By Maria Leedham

    Chinese students are the largest international student group in UK universities today, yet little is known about their undergraduate writing and the challenges they face. Drawing on the British Academic Written English corpus - a large corpus of proficient undergraduate student writing collected in…

    Paperback – 2016-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • The Social Construction of Meaning

    Reading literature in urban English classrooms, 1st Edition

    By John Yandell

    This book takes a fresh look at secondary urban English classrooms and at what happens when students and their teachers explore literature collaboratively. By closely examining what happens in English lessons, minute by minute, it reveals how literary texts function not as a valorised heritage to…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Academic Literacies in the Middle Years

    A Framework for Enhancing Teacher Knowledge and Student Achievement, 1st Edition

    By Sally Humphrey

    The professional learning framework this book presents is designed to support teachers’ understandings of how language functions in their academic disciplines. This framework—a 4 x 4 metalinguistic toolkit—is informed by systemic functional linguistic theory and international educational research…

    Paperback – 2016-11-29
    Routledge

  • Argument as Dialogue Across Difference

    Engaging Youth in Public Literacies, 1st Edition

    By Jennifer Clifton

    In the spirit of models of argument starting with inquiry, this book starts with a question: What might it mean to teach argument in ways that open up spaces for change—changes of mind, changes of practice and policy, changes in ways of talking and relating? The author explores teaching argument in…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge

  • Writer Identity and the Teaching and Learning of Writing

    1st Edition

    Edited by Teresa Cremin, Terry Locke

    Writer Identity and the Teaching and Learning of Writing is a groundbreaking book which addresses what it really means to identify as a writer in educational contexts and the implications for writing pedagogy. It conceptualises writers’ identities, and draws upon empirical studies to explore their…

    Paperback – 2016-11-22
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Research in Second Language Teaching and Learning

    Volume III, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eli Hinkel

    Volume III of the Handbook of Research in Second Language Teaching and Learning, like Volumes I and II, is a comprehensive, state-of-the-art overview of current research into social contexts of second language (L2)/foreign language (FL) teaching and learning; language policy; curriculum; types of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-21
    Routledge
    ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

  • New Literacies around the Globe

    Policy and Pedagogy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cathy Burnett, Julia Davies, Guy Merchant, Jennifer Rowsell

    The increasing popularity of digitally-mediated communication is prompting us to radically rethink literacy and its role in education; at the same time, national policies have promulgated a view of literacy focused on the skills and classroom routines associated with print, bolstered by regimes of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Literacy

  • Landmarks in Literacy

    The Selected Works of Frank Smith, 1st Edition

    By Frank Smith

    Frank Smith is internationally acclaimed as an essential contributor to research on the nature of reading and as an originator of the modern psycholinguistic approach to reading instruction. In his publications his aim has always been to support teachers, to encourage them to make teaching…

    Paperback – 2016-11-18
    Routledge
    World Library of Educationalists

  • The Educational Prophecies of Aldous Huxley

    The Visionary Legacy of Brave New World, Ape and Essence and Island, 1st Edition

    By Ronald Zigler

    The visionary legacy of Aldous Huxley is as relevant today as ever. Huxley possessed a sober understanding of the human condition as well as an inspired vision of the human potential. This volume presents an interdisciplinary examination and appreciation of Aldous Huxley’s three visionary novels –…

    Paperback – 2016-11-18
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • Affirming Language Diversity in Schools and Society

    Beyond Linguistic Apartheid, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pierre Orelus

    Language is perhaps the most common issue that surfaces in debates over school reform, and plays a vital role in virtually everything we are involved. This edited volume explores linguistic apartheid, or the disappearance of certain languages through cultural genocide by dominant European…

    Paperback – 2016-11-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Supporting K-12 English Language Learners in Science

    Putting Research into Teaching Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cory Buxton, Martha Allexsaht-Snider

    The contribution of this book is to synthesize important common themes and highlight the unique features, findings, and lessons learned from three systematic, ongoing research and professional learning projects for supporting English learners in science. Each project, based in a different region of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge
    Teaching and Learning in Science Series

  • Linking Families, Learning, and Schooling

    Parent–Researcher Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bobbie Kabuto, Prisca Martens

    Parents who are also educational researchers have access to a domain that is highly complex and not always available to other scholars.  In this book, parent-researchers provide theoretical and practical insights into children’s learning in the home and at school.  Readers are given a…

    Paperback – 2016-11-16
    Routledge

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